English Teacher Leicester

Recruiter
Simply Education Ltd
Location
Leicestershire
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
15 Feb 2018
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An exciting position has become available for an enthusiastic and confident teacher of English to work in a large and diverse Academy in Leicester. The successful candidate would be working in a busy but supportive and welcoming department with a focus on progress and excellent GCSE results in Literature and Language. The English department also includes Media Studies and some experience teaching at KS3 and KS4 is an advantage, but not essential.

The Academy is currently expanding and can at times be challenging. Behaviour management skills are essential. The Academy is near the city centre and has excellent transport links. It also has a very passionate team of teachers and a strong ethos of inclusion and success.

You should be an inspiring teacher who is creative and flexible, with the ability to hit the ground running. You should be a team player and they have requested that the successful candidate has knowledge of recent government assessment changes and teaching the new curriculum at Key Stage 4.

As the successful English Teacher you will need to:
• Be a Newly Qualified Teacher (NQT) or have Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) with a PGCE, GTP or Bachelor of Education
• Have the ability and experience of teaching English at Key Stage 3 (KS3) and Key Stage 4 (KS4)
• Have strong classroom management skills
• Be able to deal with challenging behaviour, a patient and creative approach is necessary.

KEY BENEFITS OF WORKING FOR SIMPLY EDUCATION
• Your own dedicated Secondary school consultant
• Competitive rates of pay
• Access to online lesson resources
• Free CPD courses
• In school support from experienced senior leadership teachers

All successful candidates will be required to undergo relevant safeguarding checks including full application form and an enhanced DBS with barred list check where appropriate.